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Jay Ward (I) (1920–1989)

Jay Ward was born on September 20, 1920 in San Francisco, California, USA as J Troplong Ward. He was a producer and writer, known for Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014), George of the Jungle (1997) and The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle (2000). He was married to Ramona Ward. He died on October 12, 1989 in Hollywood, California. See full bio »

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 1975 The Golden Age of Buster Keaton (Documentary) (executive producer) / (producer)
 1967 George of the Jungle (TV Series) (executive producer - 1967)
 1967 Super Chicken (TV Series) (producer)
 1966 The Crazy World of Laurel and Hardy (Documentary) (producer)
 1964-1965 Hoppity Hooper (TV Series) (producer - 17 episodes)
- Oil's Well at Oasis Gardens (1965) ... (producer)
- Wonder Water (1965) ... (producer)
- Frog Prince of Monomania (1965) ... (producer)
- The Hopeless Diamond (1965) ... (producer)
- Ghost (1965) ... (producer)
 1964 The Nut House!! (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 1963-1964 Fractured Flickers (TV Series) (producer - 11 episodes)
- Episode #1.26 (1964) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.25 (1964) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.24 (1964) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.23 (1964) ... (producer)
- Episode #1.22 (1963) ... (producer)
 1961 The Dudley Do-Right Show (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
 1960 The Bullwinkle Show (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- Jet Fuel Formula Part 1 and 2 (1960) ... (producer)
 1959 Peabody's Improbable History (TV Series) (producer)
 1959 Fractured Fairy Tales (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
 1959 The Watts Gnu Show (TV Movie) (producer)
 1950-1952 Crusader Rabbit (TV Series) (producer - 10 episodes)
- Crusader and the Showboat (1952) ... (producer)
- Crusader and the Leprechauns (1952) ... (producer)
- Crusader and the Circus (1951) ... (producer)
- Crusader vs the Pirate (1950) ... (producer)
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Rocky the Flying Squirrel, Bullwinkle Moose, and Dudley Do-Right of the Mounties were in fact conceived, designed, and created by Jay Ward's boyhood friend and sometimes business partner, advertising artist Alex Anderson. See more »


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